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Iraqi parliament speaker unveils new political party
Iraqi parliament speaker unveils new political party

The launch of a new political party headed by Iraqi Parliament Speaker Salim al-Jubouri was announced on Friday in capital...

Friday, August 18, 2017

Turkey and its Ceremonial Parliament
Turkey and its Ceremonial Parliament

Is Turkey completely free of issues regarding democracy? No, not completely. Yet, people have become experienced in such...

Friday, April 14, 2017

Rising Intolerance and the Future of European Politics
Rising Intolerance and the Future of European Politics

Since the beginning of the rise of far-right political parties in Europe, I have written in this column that the threat...

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Impunity for Hate Rising in Europe
Impunity for Hate Rising in Europe

In these times of immense hate and violent propaganda, a strong application of law is indispensable. If we fail to...

Monday, March 13, 2017

Turkey's Venture Toward Presidentialism and its Adversaries
Turkey's Venture Toward Presidentialism and its Adversaries

Despite all the stress and difficulties, the systemic transformation process in Turkey must be worth to endure for a...

Monday, January 16, 2017

Checks and Balances in the Proposed Amendment to the Constitution
Checks and Balances in the Proposed Amendment to the Constitution of Turkey

The Turkish Presidential System, which is the center of the proposed amendment, puts limits on the powers of the president...

Monday, January 16, 2017

How to Respond to Western Criticism
How to Respond to Western Criticism

Criticizing Turkey has been a popular sport in Western capitals. It would appear that they will continue talking for...

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

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